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The Resource 30 lessons for living : tried and true advice from the wisest americans, Karl Pillemer

30 lessons for living : tried and true advice from the wisest americans, Karl Pillemer

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30 lessons for living : tried and true advice from the wisest americans
Title
30 lessons for living
Title remainder
tried and true advice from the wisest americans
Statement of responsibility
Karl Pillemer
Title variation
Thirty lessons for living
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
After a chance encounter with an extraordinary ninety-year old, renowned gerontologist Karl Pillemer wondered what older people know about life that the rest of us don't. His quest led him to interview more than one thousand Americans over the age of sixty-five to seek their counsel on all the big issues: children, marriage, money, career, and aging. And he found that he consistently heard advice that pointed to these thirty lessons for living
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Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
305.260973
Index
no index present
LC call number
HQ1064.U5
LC item number
P555 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Thorndike Press large print health, home & learning
Label
30 lessons for living : tried and true advice from the wisest americans, Karl Pillemer
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 403-405)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Who are the wisest Americans and what can they tell us? -- Great together: lessons for a happy marriage -- Glad to get up in the morning: lessons for a successful and fulfilling career -- Nobody's perfect: lessons for a lifetime of parenting -- Find the magic: lessons for aging fearlessly and well -- I can look everyone in the eye: lessons for living a life without regrets -- Choose happiness: lessons for living like an expert -- The last lesson -- Ten questions to ask the experts in your life -- Appendix: How the study was done
Control code
ocn768728942
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print ed.
Extent
409 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410447371
Lccn
2011051247
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
EU : 2012-05-30
System control number
(OCoLC)768728942
Label
30 lessons for living : tried and true advice from the wisest americans, Karl Pillemer
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 403-405)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Who are the wisest Americans and what can they tell us? -- Great together: lessons for a happy marriage -- Glad to get up in the morning: lessons for a successful and fulfilling career -- Nobody's perfect: lessons for a lifetime of parenting -- Find the magic: lessons for aging fearlessly and well -- I can look everyone in the eye: lessons for living a life without regrets -- Choose happiness: lessons for living like an expert -- The last lesson -- Ten questions to ask the experts in your life -- Appendix: How the study was done
Control code
ocn768728942
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print ed.
Extent
409 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410447371
Lccn
2011051247
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
EU : 2012-05-30
System control number
(OCoLC)768728942

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